54 E 3rd St

This Property At a Glance

Elevator Building

This is an Elevator Building.

In Bowery

54 E 3rd St is located in Bowery, a neighborhood in Manhattan.

Tree-Lined Streets

There are 126 street trees within a block of 54 E 3rd St.

Wealthy Area

The median income in this area is $86,393, which is higher than typical for Manhattan.

54 E 3rd St is a 6-floor, 24-unit Elevator Building in Manhattan's Bowery near East 3rd Street and 2nd Avenue. The building was built in 1920.

If you live at or are thinking of moving to 54 E 3rd St, you'll want to carefully examine the 75 problems and violations we've detected in this property's records. As for safety, there were 30 felony crimes reported near 54 E 3rd St over the past year. In addition, residents filed 35 noise complaints, 32 filth complaints, and 24 street quality complaints.

Building records show 7 construction or renovation projects at 54 E 3rd St since 2003. As for neighborhood change, records show 3 demolitions and 3 new building developments in the area within the past year.

The closest subway access includes the F at 2nd Ave & Houston St, there are 3 Citi Bike stations nearby, and the typical wait time for a taxi at 54 E 3rd St is 2 minutes.

As for the demographics around 54 E 3rd St, the median age is 36.2, 22% of residents are married, and 7% of residents have at least one child. The median income is about $86,393 and about 29% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Registered voters in this building are 90% Democrat.

Regarding weather, the average summer temperature is 76.50°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.60°F. The average annual rainfall is 49.94 inches and the average annual snowfall is 25.80 inches.

Building

Building Type
Elevator
Unit Count
24
Floor Count
6
Build Year
1920

Complaints and Violations

The total number of problems reported for 54 E 3rd St is
49
Problems

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The total number of historical violations for 54 E 3rd St is
26
Violations

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Financial

Property Value Estimate

$1,200,000
$720,000
$1,680,000
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Cost of living

National Average

Overall costs

61% higher than the national average

Housing costs

66% higher than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

54% higher than the national average

Transportation costs

47% higher than the national average

Apparel costs

65% higher than the national average

Entertainment costs

62% higher than the national average

Utility costs

49% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

51% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

83% higher than the national average

Tobacco costs

30% higher than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$86,393
Per year
The median full-time individual income in this area is
$67,506
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
70%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
29%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
9.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$49,094

Recent Sales Nearby

$372,550
Monday, February 02 2015
0.04 miles away
$900,000
Wednesday, December 10 2014
0.04 miles away
Build Year: 1900
$385,000
Thursday, December 18 2014
0.08 miles away
Build Year: 1999
Lot Size: 0.04 acres
$485,000
Thursday, February 26 2015
0.10 miles away
$1,530,000
Thursday, January 22 2015
0.11 miles away
Build Year: 2007
$979,000
Friday, February 20 2015
0.04 miles away
Build Year: 1900
$530,000
Thursday, December 11 2014
0.07 miles away
$307,000
Friday, December 19 2014
0.09 miles away
$134,307
Thursday, October 16 2014
0.11 miles away
$2,860,000
Wednesday, October 15 2014
0.11 miles away
Build Year: 2007

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Transportation

Subway Access

2nd Ave & Houston St
F
2 min

Taxi Stats

The typical wait time for a taxi is
2
minutes at East 3rd Street and 2nd Avenue
In a typical hour
74
available taxis pass by East 3rd Street and 2nd Avenue
In a typical hour
6
taxis pick up passengers at East 3rd Street and 2nd Avenue
In a typical hour
5
taxis drop off passengers at East 3rd Street and 2nd Avenue

Commute Stats

The common time to leave for work in this neighborhood is
9:00 AM to 9:59 AM
The most common way to commute in this neighborhood is
Subway
There are
3
Citi Bike Stations within 3 blocks of 54 E 3rd St
The percent of households with at least one car in this area is
16%

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Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
35
noise complaints in the last year within a block
There were
32
filth complaints in the last year within a block
There were
24
street complaints in the last year within a block

Rodent Sightings

6 rodent sightings reported within a block of 54 E 3rd St

18 rodent sightings is typical around buildings in Manhattan

Street Trees

126 street trees within a block of 54 E 3rd St

77 street trees is typical around buildings in Manhattan

Smoke Bans

Smoking is Banned in Restaurants in this area
Smoking is Banned in the Bars in this area
Smoking is Banned in Workplaces in this area

Construction

There have been
7
construction projects in this building since 2003

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There have been
4
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days within 3 blocks

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There have been
3
demolitions in the last year within 5 blocks

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The demolition map reveals the areas near 54 E 3rd St that are likely to become new development or construction zones, if they are not already. New development can generate noise and disruption as well as impact property values and rents.

There have been
3
new buildings in the last year within 5 blocks

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A lot of new buildings can mean major changes in store for a neighborhood, both positive and negative. They can be a sign of a rapidly developing (and safer) area about to experience a surge in popularity or of an overheated market flooded with an oversupply of new housing.

Crime

Crime at a Glance

In the past year, there were
30
felony crimes within 3 blocks

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The most common felony crime within 3 blocks was
Burglary
in the past year

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Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
36
Years Old

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Is the neighborhood around this building filled with the post-college party crowd, overrun with young parents and strollers, or more senior-friendly? Is it a wealthier area, an up-and-coming neighborhood, or a bit on the grittier side?

The most common education level in this area is
Bachelor's Degree
Households with children are
7%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
22%

Political

This Building is
90%
registered Democrat
The Area is
88%
registered Democrat

Weather & Natural Disasters

Weather

The average temperature in this area during the winter is
33°F
The average temperature in this area during the summer is
76°F
The average rainfall in this area is
50
inches annually
The average snow in this area is
26
inches annually

Current Air Quality

100
0

Air Quality Index

72
Fair Air Quality
Updated 04/19/15 03:04PM
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Dominant Pollutant

At the moment, O₃ is the main pollutant in the air. Ozone is created in a chemical reaction between atmospheric oxygen, nitrogen oxides, organic compounds and sunlight. Ozone can irritate the airways causing coughing, a burning sensation, wheezing and shortness of breath. Children, people with respiratory or lung and heart diseases, elderly and those who exercise outdoors are particularly vulnerable to ozone exposure.

Children under the age of 14

You should supervise your children in the coming hours and monitor changes in air quality

Sports and Recreation

Since we inhale more air during sports, you should keep track of changes in air quality for the next few hours

Health and Safety

People with health sensitivities should monitor the air quality in the next few hours

Indoor Considerations

The air quality is still good - we'll keep you updated if things get worse

Natural Disasters

Risk of storms
in this area is
mild
Risk of earthquakes
in this area is
mild
Risk of hurricanes
in this area is
mild
Risk of tornadoes
in this area is
low
Risk of hailstorms
in this area is
mild
Risk of windstorms
in this area is
high

Flood Zone Map

Flood Zones

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